. Fossil Hunt Contest | The Gem Shop, Inc.

Get ready to practice your paleontology skills! The Gem Shop is holding a Fossil Hunt Contest for kids entering 1st through 8th grade. Grab your magnifying glass and search the earth for a fossil to identify, prepare, and submit to win exciting prizes!

 
Prizes:
A $10 Gift Certificate will be awarded in the following Categories:
Best Fossil Shell
Best Fossil Coral
Best Fossil found by a 1st/2nd grader
Best Fossil found by a 3rd/4th grader
Fossil Found Furthest form The Gem Shop
Fossil Found Closest to The Gem Shop
The Most Unusual Fossil
The Best Wisconsin Fossil
 
Grand Prizes:
1st Place: $50 Gift Certificate plus a special fossil prize
2nd Place: $35 Gift Certificate plus a special fossil prize
3rd Place: $15 Gift Certificate plus a special fossil prize
 
Entries Due: August 31st
Entry forms and contest rules available below.